Botsford Hospital
28050 Grand River Ave.
Farmington Hills, MI 48336-5919
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Geropsychiatry Mental Health Services

Specialists in psychological services for older adults providing mental health services since 1987

Program Overview

When a family member suffers from a mental or emotional illness, everyone else in the family is affected. Botsford Hospital is here to let families and patients know they are not alone in caring for an elderly parent or older loved one with physical and emotional problems. Botsford Hospital's Geropsychiatric Services provide a short term, quality care setting to assess, diagnose and treat acute mental health problems in geriatric patients 55 years and older.

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Program Services

You are not alone

Depression and other emotional illnesses are a significant problem for older adults.

Referral Information

Referrals can be made by:

Find out how to admit someone to our Geropsychiatry Service.

Signs and Symptoms

These symptoms are not normal at any age and should be considered an illness in the elderly. Most emotional illnesses in older people are treatable, especially if dealt with early.

Benefits of the Botsford program

Call (248) 471-8723 for a free consultation. Our staff is available 24 hours a day.
All information is completely confidential.

Additional information

Is it Dementia or Depression? Read our comparison chart to find out.